IOT News Roundup
AT&T expands smart cities offerings with structure-monitoring solution for U.S. railways, roadways ••• Quanergy, Cisco provide smart-city connected roadway solutions ••• Cybeats raises seed round of investment, led by iNovia Capital, for enterprise IoT infrastructure ••• InfluxData integrates Time Series platform with ThingWorx to simplify IoT developer experience ••• Phunware adds Acuity Brands' IoT indoor positioning solution to its mapping, navigation and wayfinding offering ••• Smartrac showcases what 'Internet of Your Things' has in store ••• InfluxData strengthens position in DevOps monitoring, IoT market ••• Skills shortage in agritech sector holding back IoT innovation, according to Inmarsat.
- IoT Aims to Track Free-Ranging Reindeer in Finland
Finnish reindeer herders are testing a LoRaWAN-based solution from Digita and Actility on several dozen alpha female reindeer, in order to track herds of thousands of animals and detect when they may be in danger from predators or vehicles.
- NFC Brings Music Mixing to DropMix Board Game
The game, from Hasbro and Harmonix Music Systems, allows players to create thousands of unique mixes based on popular songs, with the help of passive NFC RFID and Bluetooth technologies.
- China Emerging as Internet of Things Leader
Software will be key to growth opportunities for the consumer Internet of Things in that country, according to an IoT technologist.
- Fleet-Management Company Uses IoT Network Across Borders
DRVR's solution for tracking vehicles throughout Southeast Asia leverages Tata Communications' MOVE-IOT Connect SIM technology to provide seamless data access, no matter which cellular network is being used.
- IoT News Roundup, Part Two
Qorvo IoT solution powers senior home care ••• PoLTE Corp., Riot Micro partner on ultra-low-power IoT technology ••• Hager Group, Silicon Labs collaborate on multiprotocol building-automation solution ••• ADRF, Sirqul add cellular data capabilities to IoT platform ••• Semtech releases LoRa platform for Internet of Things •••
Global Net Solutions offers IoT badge-based security system ••• IoT platform provider Runtime announces commercial support for Thread.
- IoT News Roundup, Part One
Kinetica predicts AI, IoT use cases will drive demand for next-gen databases ••• Mining businesses identify IoT as essential to gaining competitive edge, says Inmarsat ••• Theatro receives IoT connected retail application award ••• BuildingDNA wins smart-city solution award ••• PoLTE announces LTE cloud-computing location architecture for mobile, IoT devices ••• Kerlink supports expansion of Senet LP-WAN for commercial deployments, IoT demos.
- RFID in Aerospace and Defense 2017 Report
Last month, RFID Journal held a conference and exhibition for the defense and aerospace sectors. View the presentations from the event.
- Tieto Corp. Beacon Solution Brings Intelligence to Offices
The system, provided by Quuppa, has helped the company to increase sales and productivity, understand how its workspace is being used and automatically enable the utilization of rooms.
- Kerlink Supplies 1,000 Stations to Expand and Densify Proximus's LoRaWAN IoT Network in Belgium
Eight hundred more stations for the network are expected to be deployed within that country in the future.
- NetObjex Demonstrates Decentralized Smart-Parking Solution With Cryptocurrency Payment
The IoT-blockchain platform company recently demonstrated a payment solution using the IOTA decentralized network and cryptocurrency.
- Smart Label Solutions, Brazil's Mozaiko Sign RFID Partnership
The two companies have forged a commercial alliance aimed at distributing the latter's RFID and IoT solutions in the United States.
- Activa-ID Launches 'IoT Place' Project
With this initiative, the company seeks to encourage the use of new technologies aimed at the Internet of Things, automation and interactivity.
- Synergy Donates IoT Equipment to Tree Lab
The Dom Cabral Foundation's laboratory is focused on preparing professionals for business models using the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies.
- Cargotec Develops Intelligent Cargo Handling With Global IoT Connectivity Services From Orange Business Services
The companies have signed a three-year, multimillion-euro agreement to keep goods moving efficiently and safely.